Lanhelin tourism and travel guide

Photo of Lanhelin in Ille-et-Vilaine

Visit Lanhelin: highlights and tourist information

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Lanhelin is situated in the Ille-et-Vilaine department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 40 kilometres from Rennes, the department capital (general information: Lanhelin is 310 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Combourg at 8 km and Dol-de-Bretagne at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lanhelin, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Lanhelin in Brittany.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Ille-et-Vilaine

Map of places to visit near Lanhelin

Markets in and near Lanhelin

  • Combourg: market Monday (8km)
  • Dol-de-Bretagne: market Saturday (12km)
  • Tinteniac: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Dinan: market Thursday (16km)
  • Cancale: market Sunday (24km)
  • Dinard: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (26km)
  • Saint-Malo: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (26km)
  • Pontorson: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Melesse: market Thursday (28km)
  • Saint-Lunaire: market Sunday - seasonal market only (29km)

More information about Lanhelin, Brittany

Tourist attractions near Lanhelin, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Lanhelin.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de la Bourbansais (9km)
  • Parc du château de Caradeuc (20km)
  • Jardin du château de La Ballue (21km)
  • Jardins de Montmarin (22km)
  • Parc du château de Bonnefontaine (25km)
  • Parc floral de Haute-Bretagne (43km)
  • Jardin des fontaines et parc de l’Athanor (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Estuaire de la Rance (15km)
  • Étangs du canal d'Ille-et-Rance (19km)
  • Îlots Notre-Dame et Chevret (20km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Sougeal (24km)
  • Île des Rimains (25km)
  • Rance (fleuve) (26km)
  • Embouchure - Rance (26km)
  • Côte de Cancale à Paramé (26km)
  • Havre de Rothéneuf (27km)
  • Île du Guesclin (27km)
  • Île Besnard (27km)
  • Pointe de la Varde (28km)
  • Île des Landes (28km)
  • Pointe du Grouin (28km)
  • Embouchure - Couesnon (29km)
  • Couesnon (29km)
  • Cézembre (30km)
  • Baie de Lancieux, baie de l'Arguenon, archipel de Saint-Malo et Dinard (32km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Nid-au-Merle (32km)
  • Îlot de la Colombière (33km)
  • Forêt de Rennes (35km)
  • Complexe forestier Rennes-Liffré-Chèvre, étang et lande d'Ouée, forêt de Haute-Sève (35km)
  • Cap Frehel (44km)
  • Chausey (44km)
  • Forêt de Chevré (46km)
  • Étang de la Cantache (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Dol-de-Bretagne (12km)
  • Bedee (32km)
  • Saint-Brice-en-Cogles (35km)
  • Ducey (44km)
  • Villedieu-les-Poeles (61km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Juvat (20km)
  • Saint-Malo (26km)
  • Le Rheu (40km)
  • Cesson-Sevigne (41km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Champrepus (56km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Lanhelin

Canton: Combourg

Arrondissement: Saint-Malo

Department: Ille-et-Vilaine

Region: Brittany

Postcode: 35720

Distance to Lanhelin

from Rennes (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 310 km

from Calais: 383 km

from Nice: 878 km

from Bordeaux: 414 km

from Strasbourg: 705 km

Getting here

Lanhelin is in the north-west of France. Most visitors Most UK visitors arrive by car with the cross-channel ferry port at Saint Malo keeping driving time to a minimum. For driving distances to Lanhelin from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bonnemain, Combourg, Le Tronchet, Meillac and Tresse.

This page in French: Visiter Lanhelin